For Fortnite’s latest season, Epic and Marvel have united to convey a number of the greatest heroes and villains from the Marvel universe to the Fortnite island to struggle within the Nexus War.
Unlike most Fortnite seasons, this one comes with backstory for your entire theme and season. Galactus, the Devourer of Worlds and one of many Marvel Universe’s strongest villains, is heading to the Fortnite island intent on consuming it, and Thor has gathered a crew of heroes and villains so cease him. This is the place the season’s launch trailer picks up, introducing us to every of the Marvel characters that will probably be becoming a member of Fortnite this season.
The new roster of heroes and villains consists of Thor, Iron Man, Wolverine, Storm, Mystique, Doctor Doom, She-Hulk, and Groot. It’s a powerful roster and a line up made for galaxy saving. It’s not precisely clear how all of those characters will match into the conventional battle royale gameplay of Fortnite, however within the battle go trailer we will see sections the place it seems to be like gamers can management of every of the heroes and use their signature powers in opposition to what look to be NPC troopers across the map.
Speaking of powers, plainly just a few different Marvel goodies could have made it into the sport for gamers to seek out, just like the Silver Surfer’s surf board. There’s additionally the Stark Industries Energy Rifle made by Tony himself.
The new season will even embody an replace to the map, which implies Marvel-themed areas. The greatest addition is Doom’s Domain, a darkish and mysterious space that’s been taken over by Victor Von Doom. The new map additionally consists of smaller factors of curiosity, just like the Sentinel’s Graveyard and the Helicarrier.
Fortnite Chapter 2 season 4 will even embody a brand new battle go, with 100 unlockable rewards. The go will embody skins for all the heroes and villains from the Marvel Universe which might be becoming a member of Fortnite. According to Epic, there will even be particular quests for Marvel Legends skins which can unlock a built-in emote that “reveals the Hero or Villain within.” Whatever meaning.
As with each different Fortnite season, this one is certain to evolve because the season goes on. That most likely means the struggle in opposition to Galactus for the destiny of the Fortnite island will progress and will even imply that extra heroes will be part of the fray sooner or later.
While Epic was pretty upfront about all these modifications and additions to the sport, there are possible many secret Easter eggs hidden in-game that gamers will probably be discovering for the following a number of weeks. On high of that, gamers can go to Marvel.com to seek out out extra about how the Nexus War in Fortnite suits into the bigger Thor storyline, and perhaps discover just a few out-of-game Easter eggs as effectively.